There are 4 ways to get from Gifu-shi to Kyoto by train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train via Nagoya  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Gifu to Nagoya JR Tokaido New Rapid Train / ...
  2. Take the train from Nagoya to Kyoto Shinkansen Nozomi / ...

$40 - $56

Cheapest option

Train via Maibara  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Gifu to Maibara Ltd Exp Shirasagi / ...
  2. Take the train from Maibara to Yamashina JR Biwako / ...

$28 - $37

2 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Kasamatsu to Shinhashima Meitetsu Takehana/Hashima line
  2. Take the train from Gifu-Hashima to Kyoto Shinkansen Kodama / ...

$36 - $54

Drive  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Gifu-shi to Kyoto 84.3 miles

$14 - $21

What companies run services between Gifu-shi, Japan and Kyoto, Japan?

You can take a train from Gifu-shi to Kyoto via Nagoya in around 1 h 4 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Gifu to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Maibara to Yamashina
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Meitetsu Railways
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kasamatsu to Shinhashima
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
hyperdia.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Gifu-shi to Kyoto?

The distance between Gifu-shi and Kyoto is 102 km. The road distance is 135 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Gifu-shi to Kyoto?

The cheapest way to get from Gifu-shi to Kyoto is to drive which costs ¥1500 - ¥2300 and takes 1 h 33 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Gifu-shi to Kyoto?

The quickest way to get from Gifu-shi to Kyoto is to train which takes 1 h 4 min and costs ¥4300 - ¥6500.

Is there a direct train between Gifu-shi and Kyoto?

No, there is no direct train from Gifu-shi to Kyoto. However, there are services departing from Gifu and arriving at Kyoto via Nagoya. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 4 min.

How long does it take to get from Gifu-shi to Kyoto?

It takes approximately 1 h 4 min to get from Gifu-shi to Kyoto, including transfers.